When it comes to the science of pool, the first name that always comes to mind is David "Dr. Dave" Alciatore, PhD. As a mechanical engineering professor at Colorado State University, Alciatore brings a unique perspective to the game of pool.
Dr. Dave's work includes the popular Illustrated Principles of Pool as well as The Video Encyclopedia of Pool Shots and The Video Encyclopedia of Pool Practice.
The CD contains narrated video demonstrations of various pool and billiards techniques and principles and slow-motion video clips filmed with a special high-frame-rate video camera.The CD helps you learn everything from the fundamentals (stance, stroke, aiming methods, etc.) to advanced techniques(strategy, carom shots, jump and masse shots, etc).
The DVD contains narrated video demonstrations of various pool and billiards techniques and principles, narrated descriptions of various illustrations and examples from the book, and super-slow-motion video clips filmed with a special high-frame-rate video camera.
Dr. Dave Alciatore, PhD and Tom Ross team up to bring you a comprehensive video encyclopedia of the most important shots in pool. Features Basic shot making and position, 160 shots that will show you how to cut the ball and much more.
Dr. Dave Alciatore, PhD and Tom Ross team up to bring you a comprehensive video encyclopedia of the most important shots in pool. In Volume 3: Safety Play and Strategy, you'll learn techniques to improve your pool IQ by playing smarter, not harder. This 75-minute video, featuring 127 shots, is a great mix of defense and offense with topics such as winning safety battles to what to do with ball-in-hand. The intense focus on 8 and 9-ball strategies make this DVD a must for the competitive player.
Dr. Dave Alciatore, PhD and Tom Ross team up to bring you a comprehensive video encyclopedia of the most important shots in pool. In Volume 4: Banks, Kicks and Advanced Shots, you'll add sophistication to your shotmaking by mastering these difficult shots. This 110-minute video, featuring 136 shots, will build your knowledge of banks, kicks, throw shots and many other tricky situations where you might not know what to do. Bring your offensive game to the next level with this excellent synopsis of advanced shots.
Dr. Dave Alciatore, PhD and Tom Ross team up to bring you a comprehensive video encyclopedia of the most important shots in pool. In Volume 5: Skill and Specialty Shots, you'll explore and train the outer reaches of your pool ability! In this 89-minute video, featuring 135 shots, master power and specialty shots such as extreme draw, the jump, and the masse and increase your enjoyment of the game with trick shots, hustler shots and things you didn't know were possible.
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